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The Shard is 309.6metres tall (1,016ft)
The Shard has an equivalent floor space of 31.4 acres
The Shard is 95 floors high with 78 habitable floors
Renzo Piano, the architect, designed The Shard to be a ‘Vertical Town’
The Shard has 11,000 glass panels over an area equivalent to 8 football pitches.
The volume of concrete used is 54,000 m3, equivalent to 22 Olympic swimming pools.
The total piles supporting the building would measure 13.7km if laid end to end.
The Shard has 306 flights of staircases and 44 lifts.
The Shard contains the highest residences in Europe and has a swimming pool on level 52.
The View from The Shard will be the highest vantage point from any building in Western Europe.
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